Pocahontas County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Pocahontas County

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County News

January 16, 2020

To help producers maximize profits, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is hosting 17 workshops from the end of January through March called Soil Testing Interpretations and Recommendations: Maximizing Return on Investment.

January 2, 2020

Working towards a Successful Transition of Your Farm or Agribusiness? During this four-hour workshop, we will focus on your values, vision, and goals which have the largest impact on business succession. Call Pocahontas County Extension and Outreach at 712-335-3103 to register. Deadline to register is January 16th.

January 2, 2020

All 4-H’ers in Pocahontas County that are attending college in the fall of 2020 are encouraged to apply for one of ten $750 scholarships that will be awarded to seniors in Pocahontas County.  The application is available at the ISU Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County office and is also on the Extension home webpage www.extension.iastate.edu/pocahontas or links below.  The applications are due February 3, 2020.  No late applications will be considered.

  • 2020 Pocahontas County 4-H Scholarship Application - (pdf format)
  • 2020 Pocahontas County 4-H Scholarship Application - (word format)
January 17, 2020

Is your tax refund the financial highlight of the year? Then it is a valuable resource – one you can use to get ahead, suggests Barb Wollan, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

January 16, 2020

Scale and mealybugs are two common insect pests on houseplants. Horticulture specialists with ISU Extension and Outreach share information on these pests and how to control their spread.

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